Government Peak

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Summit

Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.2036909°, -109.511452°
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Elevation

7556 ft. (2303 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Government Peak is covered by the Dos Cabezas, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Howard Peak 2.5 mi
Rough Mountain 3.3 mi
Cooper Peak 3.9 mi
Virginia Hill 4.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Glenwood, NM 85 mi
Peridot, AZ 94 mi
San Carlos, AZ 96 mi
Cutter, AZ 103 mi
Pinal, AZ 108 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Dos Cabezas Mountains Wilderness Land 0.9 mi
Cedar Log Spring Water 1.0 mi
Bob Lee Spring Water 1.1 mi
Alamo Spring Water 1.1 mi
Sheep Canyon Spring Water 1.6 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is BO which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 3,760 feet (3,796 feet lower than Government Peak). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 1.02" 60.5° 31.9°
February .84" 65.8° 35.1°
March .66" 72.0° 39.3°
April .27" 79.9° 44.8°
May .41" 88.1° 53.1°
June .49" 97.4° 62.2°
July 2.02" 97.1° 68.0°
August 2.22" 94.2° 66.1°
September 1.04" 90.3° 60.3°
October 1.35" 80.1° 49.1°
November .76" 68.5° 37.5°
December 1.26" 60.2° 31.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.